Xiamen definition by Webster's New World
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- island of SE China, in Taiwan Strait
- seaport on this island: pop. 506,000
Xiamen definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A city of eastern China east-northeast of Guangzhou. One of the earliest seats of European commerce in China, it is a major harbor and a manufacturing center. Population: 697,000.